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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: No Highway in Utah's Red Cliffs Desert Reserve
Environment  (tags: politics, pollution, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 17 days ago -
A powerful Republican Senator in Utah, Orrin Hatch, has just introduced a bill (S. 1783) that would literally bulldoze the protected habitat of one of AmericaâEUR(TM)s most endangered species
The Next Great Extinction Crisis Is Under Way Under the Sea
Environment  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, protection, climate-change, environment, destruction, ecosystems, oceans, wildlife, world )

- 15 days ago -
Overfishing, pollution, and climate change have contributed to a devastating decline in marine life.
New Dams, Warming Waters, Forest Fires - Lake Baikal in Peri
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, water, wildlife, Lake Baikal, destruction, conservation, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 13 days ago -
Water level in the lake, controlled by both changes in precipitation but also hydroelectric dams, particularly on the Angara, the only river flowing out of the lake, has long been known to be a crucial factor
TAKE ACTION NOW! Olympic Committee: Stop Ancient Forest Destruction
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, SOUTH KOREA, forests, destruction, ecosystems, environment, protection, trees, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals, politics )

- 12 days ago -
It seems like a no-brainer. And it should be. But right now, Olympic organisers in South Korea are tearing down a forest, with trees half a millennia old, to make room for new ski facilities.
AUSTRALIA: Larrakia People Divided Over Development Plan for Indigenous Land in Darwin
Environment  (tags: politics, world, development, indigenous rights, aboriginal rights, environment, ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 12 days ago -
Darwin's Larrakia people are deeply divided over plans to develop the first piece of urban land ever returned to an Indigenous community.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge New Zealand to Ban Bee-Killing Pesticide
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, BEES, BAN NEONICS, world, protection, animals )

- 12 days ago -
Ban the use and sale of neonicotinoid sulfoxaflor, a chemical that is threatening beesâEUR(TM) existence.
Illegal Timber Trade Destroying Myanmar's Forests Uncovered in New Report
Environment  (tags: deforestation, greed, illegal timber trade, world, China, destruction, ecosystems, environment, forests )

- 12 days ago -
An overland Myanmar-China trade route is one of the largest illegal timber markets in the world, worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year.
David Letterman's New Job: Fight Back Against Global-Warming Deniers
Environment  (tags: climate-change, politics, David Letterman, environment, ecosystems, climatechange, globalwarming )

- 12 days ago -
The National Geographic Channel announced yesterday that Letterman will appear as a special correspondent on the second season of Years of Living Dangerously, the Emmy-winning documentary series about climate change.
TAKE ACTION NOW! HONDURAS: Stop Plans to Destroy Pristine Wildlife and Beaches!
Environment  (tags: indigneous rightrs, proposed devleopment, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, pollution, wildlife, world, nature, humans, government )

- 18 days ago -
Please tell Vice President Joe Biden and the Honduras Military Government to protect this area and to leave the Garifuna people alone!
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